Tom Parkins has been a Senior Fire Control Officer for the Urban Rural area for over 30 years. He recently attended his last Bush Fire Advisory Committee meeting where he announced his retirement from the position.
Council can be reassured by the State Administration Tribunal finding that their decision was considered appropriate and no criticism was forthcoming with the process that was followed by Shire officers.
As the weather gets cooler there’s nothing better than snuggling up in front of a toasty fire. So that everyone can have a pleasant winter, despite the cold, make sure you operate your wood heater correctly.
Capping is currently being carried out at Wylie Bay to seal Phase 1 of the landfill. A Geosynthetic Clay Liner is being laid, this looks a bit like a carpet and prevents water getting through to rubbish.